9 Organizations Empowering Women in the Great Outdoors

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9 Organizations Empowering Women in the Great Outdoors

As Women's History Month approaches, it's important to acknowledge the countless contributions women have made to various fields, including outdoor recreation. From mountaineering to kayaking, conservation to gear designwomen have shattered stereotypes and broken barriers in the great outdoors. To celebrate and honor women's achievements, we’ve complied nine incredible outdoor women's organizations that have been making a difference in the industry. Each of these orgs empower and encourage women to get outside and enjoy all that nature has to offer!

 1. Camber Outdoors 

Camber Outdoors is a non-profit organization that encourages women to get involved in the outdoor industry. They offer resources and networking opportunities for women working in the outdoor sector and work with companies to create more inclusive workplaces. Their goal is to create a more diverse and representative outdoor community where everyone feels welcome.

 2. Outdoor Women's Alliance

As one of the largest grassroots organizations, Outdoor Women's Alliance aims to uplift women through outdoor adventure. They offer events, clinics, and mentorship programs to help women build skills and confidence. The organization also provides a community of like-minded women who share a love for the outdoors and encourages women to take risks and explore new adventures.

 3. SheJumps

SheJumps is a non-profit organization that encourages women and girls to get outside and take risks. They offer a variety of programs, including outdoor education, community building, and mentorship opportunities. Their goal is to empower women and girls to lead a life of adventure, and to break down the barriers that prevent women from accessing the outdoors.

 4. Girls Who Hike

Girls Who Hike is a community of women who love hiking and the outdoors. They organize hikes, provide resources for trail safety, and connect women with like-minded adventurers. The organization is committed to providing a welcoming and inclusive space for women of all backgrounds and abilities to come together and explore the outdoors. Local chapters are scattered all throughout the U.S. Check out their website and find one near you! 

 5. Women's Wilderness

Women's Wilderness is a non-profit organization that offers wilderness education and outdoor experiences for women and girls. They provide opportunities for personal growth and skill-building in a supportive, inclusive environment. The organization is dedicated to creating a safe and welcoming space where women can connect with nature and with each other. Programs are offered for all ages and financial aid is available so that no one is excluded due to a lack of finances. 

 6. Native Women’s Wilderness

Native Women’s Wilderness is a collective of women who reconnect the current and future generations to the ancestral lands and its people. They aim to educate, inspire, and promote healthy lifestyles in the wilderness and bring awareness to the thousands of murdered and missing indigenous girls nationwide. They also provide a leadership training program for women and school-aged girls.

 7. Unlikely Hikers

Unlikely Hikers is a community that celebrates diversity in the outdoors. They aim to challenge stereotypes and create a more inclusive outdoor community. The organization provides resources and support for individuals who may not fit the traditional image of an outdoor adventurer and encourages everyone to embrace the beauty and joy of nature. 

 8. Black Girls Trekkin'

Black Girls Trekkin' is a community of Black women who love hiking and the outdoors. They offer resources and support for women looking to get outside, and they celebrate the joy of exploring nature. The organization aims to increase representation in the outdoor industry and inspire women of color to connect with nature.

 9. Woman's Adventure Film Tour 

The Women's Adventure Film Tour is a collection of films that showcase women's adventures in the outdoors. They aim to inspire and empower women to get outside and push their limits. The organization celebrates the strength and resilience of women who have overcome obstacles to achieve their goals in the outdoors.

These nine outdoor women's organizations are just a few examples of the incredible work being done by women in the outdoor industry.

As we celebrate Women's History Month, let's take the time to acknowledge and appreciate the countless contributions of women in the outdoor industry. We can support these organizations by attending events, sharing their resources, and donating to their causes. So grab your camping equipment , roll up your sleeves, and let’s work together to create a more diverse and inclusive outdoor community, where everyone feels welcome and empowered to explore the beauty and wonder of nature.

Camping Equipment for Your Next Outdoor Girls’ Trip

If you’re an adventurous outdoorswoman, or you just happen to know one, then let Renlicon outfit your next outdoors adventure. Our Portable Fire Pit is a must for any overnight camping trip with the ladies. The Portable Fire Pit requires no tools to assemble and is easy to transport. Made from 100% U.S. Steel, this firepit is as durable as they come. 

You can also bring your necessary supplies all while staying organized with our Out-In-About Box™. This durable box has adjustable compartments for custom sized items, as well as sturdy rubber handles that make it easy to transport. You and your girlfriends can even use the folding door as a table to prep your favorite campfire recipes!

This month, we celebrate all that women bring into the world. At Renlicon, we have a deep appreciation for the feminine contributions to the outdoor and camping world as well as in society at large. Make sure to share your appreciation with the women in your life this month by getting outside and enjoying nature together, while allowing us to outfit your adventures!


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